The Power and Promise of Humane Education (Google eBook)

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New Society Publishers, Oct 18, 2013 - Education - 192 pages
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An inspiring vision of a transformative educational approach and the tools to make it real
  

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User Review  - Angie - Goodreads

When I first saw the book and read the introduction, I said no, this book is not for me is for teachers and adults or for parents. I kept on reading just to see how teachers,principals, adults and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michelle - Goodreads

Super book for educators. I am integrating many of the exercises into class. It considers environment, animals, humanity and critical thinking Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
This Is Humane Education
11
The Four Elements of Humane Education
19
Humane Education in Practice
37
Frequently Asked Questions about Humane Education
55
Humane Education Activities
63
Suggestions for Implementing Humane Education
113
Resources
145
Index
161
Acknowledgments
169
About the Author
175
Copyright

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Zoe’s Books « Zoe Weil
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The Role of Children’s Literature in Humane and Environmental ...
The Power and Promise of Humane Education. Gabriola Island, bc: New. Society Publishers, 2004. This book offers teachers suggestions for implementing ...
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About the author (2013)

Zoe Weil is on the faculty of the University of Maine and Cambridge College, and is President of the International Institute for Humane Education which offers the only comprehensive M.Ed. degree and certificate program in humane education in the U.S. As director of Animalearn -- an animal protection organization -- for seven years, she pioneered the development of humane education, reaching tens of thousands of students annually. A frequent speaker at conferences around the U.S. and abroad, she lives in Surry, Maine.